Braves Press Release
B.o.B to perform Saturday, June 16 at Turner Field after Braves game
Concert part of 2012 Post-game Concert Series presented by Delta Air Lines and Coca-Cola
Decatur, Georgia native, B.o.B. will perform in a post-game concert following the Braves-Orioles game on Saturday, June 16 at Turner Field.
The multi-platinum rapper/songwriter/producer’s debut hit “Nothin’ On You” was nominated for a 2011 Grammy for Record of the Year and the follow up hit “Airplanes” was nominated for a Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals (with Hayley Williams and Eminem) Grammy. Overall he has been nominated for numerous awards by the American Music Awards, BET Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Soul Train Awards and Teen Choice Awards.
B.o.B’s sophomore album hits stores on May 1st with tracks featuring Lil Wayne, Taylor Swift, TI, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Nelly, Trey Songz and Andre “3000” Benjamin.
The 2012 Postgame Concert Series, presented by Delta Air Lines and Coca-Cola, also includes a date with 2011 American Idol winner Scott McCreery on Saturday, May 26th following the Braves-Nationals 4:00 p.m. game and Lynyrd Skynyrd on Saturday, September 1, following the Braves-Phillies 4:00 p.m. game. Additional concert dates will be announced throughout the year.
Atlanta Braves game tickets, starting as low as $6, are available at braves.com/tickets, the Braves Ticket Office at Turner Field, the Braves Clubhouse Store at the CNN Center, all PUBLIX Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
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